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Idea: Printing to the kernel log

Forum: The Linux Kernel Hackers' Guide
Re: Question How kernel communicates with outside when it's started? (Xuan Cao)
Keywords: kernel,file system,
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 1998 20:59:16 GMT
From: Thomas Prokosch <>

During my recent studies of the Linux kernel I came across a function "fprintk" which prints kernel error messages in the approprate logfile. Perhaps you could use this?